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Coin "100 years since the end of World War I" 2 euro France

    The commemorative coin of 2 euro of France is dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I. It was released in January 2018 with a circulation of 15 million coins. Minting was carried out at the Mint of France in Paris.

   The obverse of the commemorative coin 2 euro depicts Vasilyok of France - a symbol of memory of the victims of the First World War, and subsequently all military and civil armed conflicts in France. Around the image is the inscription "Le Bleuet de France, fleur de mémoire et de solidarité" ("Basilec of France, flower of memory and solidarity"). The lower part of the coin indicates the years "1918-2018" and the signs of the French mint and the head of its engraving workshop. There is also a country designation nearby - the separated letters "R" and "F" meaning the French Republic. On the outer ring are 12 stars of the European Union.

 

2 euro

Outer part - copper-nickel alloy

Inside - nickel brass

8.5 g25.75 mm2.2 mm

 

 

List of commemorative coins of the Euro  of France

2007 - Roman Treaty Series

2008 - French Presidency of the EU

2009 - Series "10 Years of the Economic and Monetary Union"

2010 - 70 years of Charles de Gaulle's speech "To all the French" June 18, 1940

2011 - 30 years of Music Day in France

2012 - Series "10 years of cash circulation Euro"

2012 - 100 years since the birth of Abbot Pierre

2013 - 50 years of Franco-German friendship

2013 - 150 years since the birth of Pierre de Coubertin

2014 - 70 years since the landing of the allied forces in Normandy

2014 - World AIDS Day

2015 - 70 years of peace in Europe

2015 - 225 years of the Federation Festival

2015 - Series "30 Years to the Flag of Europe"

2016 - European Football Championship 2016

2016 - 100 years since the birth of Francois Mitterrand

2017 - 100 years since the death of Auguste Rodin

2017 - 25 years of pink ribbon

2018 - Simone Weil

2019 - 60 years of Asterix comics

2019 - 30 years of the fall of the Berlin Wall

2020 - Charles de Gaulle

2020 - Medical Research

 2021-75 years since the founding of UNICEF

2021 - 2024 Olympic Games in Paris